The table below looks at the statistics for SEO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SEO over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SEO 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
SEO
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 229 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 76.86% 79.79% 76.11%
Number of salaries quoted 152 208 295
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SEO
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SEO Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SEO
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SEO across the Ipswich region.

SEO Salary Trend in Ipswich

SEO
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media

SEO
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing SEO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SEO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) PPC Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) PPC Manager
1 3 (100.00%) PPC Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google